Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
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CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1415
FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 13, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C021946
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. DAVIS, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT, ROBBERY

Just after 5:30 p.m. on Monday, April 7, a young man entered the TT Station convenient store at 1102 W. Maple. When the two employees witnessed him shoplifting and confronted him, the thief shoved the woman employee and punched the male employee in the face. Then he ran out the store, leaving his bicycle. Loss was minimal; the employees suffered minor injuries.

He is described as white with a muscular build, in his early 20s, about 5-foot-10 and weighing about 180 pounds. He has short blonde hair and was wearing blue jeans, a black T-shirt with a white undershirt.

If you have information about this robbery and assault or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,500, and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime. 

RIME STOPPERS CASE No. 1414

CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1414
FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 6, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S003325 & 14S003325
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. LITTLETON, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Just after 11 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, a woman driving east on Kellogg near I-135 saw the car behind her was traveling at a high rate of speed. Just before it hit her the driver swerved into the outside lane, rear-ended a car in that lane, spun out and struck the front passenger side of the woman’s car. It then landed on the shoulder where it struck the guard rail.

The woman pulled to the side of the road and called 911. She was going to check on the other driver but he got out of his car. He walked to her car and started punching it. He then made some violent motions toward her and returned to his car. He was able to start it and then rammed her car again, pushing it back onto Kellogg. He then sped away east on Kellogg.

He is a Hispanic male, 5 feet to 5-feet-6, wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans. He was driving a ‘90s model silver Oldsmobile. It will have front end and front passenger side damage.

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If you have information about this aggravated assault or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,500, and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime. 


CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1413
FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 30, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C014841
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BARTEL, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Just before 10 p.m. Friday, March 7, a party bus pulled into the North Rock Suites parking lot in the 3600 block of N. Rock Road. A large group of people was waiting for it. There were still a lot of people in the lot after the bus was filled. When no one else was allowed on a disturbance broke out and multiple shots were fired by an unknown person. No one was injured, but a neighboring business had several windows shot out. When police arrived and questioned the crowd, they found multiple shell casings.

If you have information about this assault or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,500, and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.

RIME STOPPERS CASE No. 1412
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1412
FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 23, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 95C
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. RELPH, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

The Wichita Police Department has several cold cases. Today they are asking for your help to solve a homicide that occurred in 1995. On March 13, 1995, Christopher Spivey was last seen leaving the McDonald’s at 122 N. Seneca where he was employed, late that night. Spivey did not show up for work the following day. The Wichita Police Department was sent to check Spivey’s welfare at 258 ½ N. Elizabeth, where he lived. They discovered the body of Christopher Spivey, who had been beaten to death.

The Wichita Police Department, Homicide Unit, is looking for any information that could help solve the case.

Spivey 1 

Spivey 3 Spivey 2

If you have information about this homicide or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,500, and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.

RIME STOPPERS CASE No. 1411
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1411
FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 16, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S002280
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BLICK, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Sometime between 9 a.m. and noon on Thursday, March 6, someone smashed the glass to the backdoor on a residence in the 4300 block of east Mark Twain, near Derby. Taken from the residence was a large amount of jewelry, some antiques, and miscellaneous coins. One distinct coin was an 1861 Confederate 50 cent piece. Damage was estimated at $3500 and loss of nearly $12,000. 

Coin 2 coin 1 

If you have information about this burglary or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,500, and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.

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